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Top Five PPP FAQs

The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan process has become increasingly complicated as new guidance and enhancements to the program have been announced. Not only does the guidance continue to change but some of the provisions have retroactive application, such as...

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Is Your Nonprofit Prepared for a Cyberattack?

By Ric Opal “With COVID-19, we have gone through two years’ worth of digital transformation in two months” — Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft At the height of COVID-19, nonprofit organizations were forced to postpone or cancel events, transition their staff to work...

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American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 is the latest $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package President Biden signed into law on Wednesday, March 11, 2021 that is designed to continue to facilitate recovery from the economic and health effects of the ongoing pandemic....

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How to Get Stuff Done

Businesses face disruption on multiple fronts, and they are struggling to get things done. Company leaders must contend with the pandemic’s health threat and the challenges of managing a remote workforce, as well as supply chain disruptions, demand shifts, resource...

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CARES Act Employee Retention Credits for Nonprofit Employers

By Carolyn Smith Driscoll, Gabe Rubio, Brad Poris | February 01, 2021 Many nonprofit organizations were forced to shutter or temporarily close their operations under a governmental order as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, while others were forced to severely...

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Agility at Work: Workplace Strategy for the Digital Age

Commercial real estate was already facing disruption prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the pressure to evolve and modernize has increased even more. Improved digital tools, new ways of working and innovative business models have pushed the criteria for real estate...

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SBA Issues Guidance on How to Apply for More PPP Funds

The Economic Aid to Hard-Hit Small Businesses, Nonprofits, and Venues Act (Economic Aid Act or Act), signed into law on December 27, 2020 as a part of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, makes additional funds available under the Paycheck Protection Program...

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Winter 2021 Non-Profit Newsletter

In this issue: What is the Private Non-profit Sector Going to Look Like in the New Post-COVID Environment? Questions Audit Committees Should Consider in the Current Environment Federal Funding Terms Demystified Directors & Officers Liability Insurance for...

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Keys to Year-End Tax Savings for Businesses

Whatever 2021 holds, these tips can help lower your tax liability 2020 has been an unpredictable year. Businesses have faced all-encompassing challenges ranging from protecting employee health and safety to managing unexpected costs to dealing with severe fluctuations...

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Forgiveness of PPP Loans May Reduce R&D Credit

Background The forgivable loan program known as the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) was established by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) to provide financial resources to small and mid-size businesses to enable them to maintain...

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Is a COVID-19 Baby Boom in the Cards for Real Estate?

The impact of blackouts, national emergencies, recessions and other singular or cyclical events on the U.S. birth rate has been a subject of study and interest since the Baby Boomer phenomenon displayed the far-reaching effects a population surge can have on...

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